Sykes rating Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Sleeps 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 1 Pets No Show on map Features Off road parking Ground floor accommodation Ground floor bedroom Open fire Garden / Patio Dishwasher Broadband / WiFi Reviews 2 Customer Reviews "We were very pleased with our host who greatest us personally on arrival." There were some food essentials available which makes settling in easier. The house was comfortable and clean and fully meeting our needs. The location of the house is pastural and very quiet. The location of the freezer and microwave in the boiler room was unusual We enjoyed our time at the cottage. Reviewed by DanaJul 2021 "Hosts were welcoming, gave helpful tips for touring the surrounding area, restaurants and bike paths along the canals." Jonathon was very responsive when we needed assistance. Cheers to he and his family. All good with us, Jerry and Tim Reviewed by JerryJun 2021 Show more Summary All ground-floor Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x triple bunk Wet room with walk-in shower, basin and WC Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove Utility Oil-fired central heating and woodburning stove Electric oven and hob microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV and WiFi Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent Bed linen and towels inc. in rent Ample off-road parking Front patio with furniture Rear lawn and patio Sorry, no pets and no smoking Shop 2.8 miles, pub 2.1 miles The property Leitrim 2.9 miles. Surrounded by beautiful countryside in a peaceful position from which to explore County Leitrim, you will find this wonderful, whitewashed bungalow, Bab's Cottage. A welcoming family holiday home resting in Moyoran near Leitrim with all of its convenient amenities, this cottage is the perfect base for your family escape to Ireland. Access the property via a winding, private lane before parking up in the ample off-road parking space and soaking in your countryside splendour. Inside the property has been styled with an impressive contemporary interior, the open-plan living space boasting beautiful decor, while the exposed stone chimney offers a rustic character, the woodburning stove bringing a welcoming warmth in the cooler months. Sit together amongst the plush, colourful seating arrangement, or carry your conversations to the kitchen area where a dining table takes centre stage amongst a wealth of wonderful appliances being found between here and the utility including an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer and dishwasher, providing everything you could need and more for a week-long stay. Choose from two well-presented bedrooms to rest your head after a day of exploration, with the triple bunk room being perfect for those travelling with little ones, while the double bedroom is the perfect romantic hideaway, both rooms offering a simple yet stylish interior. Begin your day with a refreshing rinse in the spacious wet room before enjoying breakfast alfresco-style out on the patio, the lawned area at the rear making a lovely spot for the little ones to play in the summer months. Explore the beauty of the local area by foot, with plenty of scenic spots to enjoy a picnic amidst the company of your loved ones, while a short drive will bring you to Leitrim Village, sitting amongst the wonder of the River Shannon, you can be sure to find plenty of picturesque spots here too, along with a scatter of local pubs in the area serving refreshing beverages to reward yourself with following an afternoon ramble. Find a local store within Leitrim too where you can pick up any essentials before heading out further to explore the excitement of Carrick-on-Shannon, the county town of Leitrim, here you can explore the beauty of the Costello Memorial Chapel before embarking on a waterside adventure on the River Shannon, offering a plethora of watersports, fishing opportunities, and relaxing boat trips, there's plenty of ways to explore the beautiful waters of the area. Slightly further afield in Boyle is the Lough Key Forest & Activity Park, also a great day trip for those seeking outdoor adventure, it offers zip-lines letting you take to the skies, Segway experiences, woodland safaris and much more, as well as a plethora of walking and cycling routes suitable for all abilities. Enjoy a day out to remember at the Arigna Mining Experience where you can take tours of its underground coal mine, with a geology and history exhibition letting you learn more about the past of the mine, or embark on a trip to Sligo along the Wild Atlantic Way for wonderful shopping experiences and even more eateries and attractions to choose from on a fun-filled day trip. As well as being only 45 minutes from Knock Airport. Bab's Cottage makes an exceptional choice for a family escape to this exciting area of Ireland. About the location LEITRIM, COUNTY LEITRIM Carrick-on-Shannon 4.5 miles. Resting alongside the River Shannon, Ireland’s longest waterway dividing the west, is the charming village of Leitrim. The village claims its name after its county and lies just a stone’s throw from the border of County Roscommon. The village of Leitrim may be small, but it exudes all the charm and character of authentic Ireland that you would imagine. Home to a delightful local pub that hosts regular traditional music, a shop and attractive jetty that caters for all the cruisers along the Shannon, Leitrim provides a wonderful base to explore the Shannon region. There’s also a web of wonderful walking trails to explore, whilst just over three miles away is the buzzing town of Carrick-on-Shannon, which boasts a superb marina and a selection of boutiques, traditional pubs and gourmet eateries. Other nearby attractions include the Arigna Scenic Drive and Lough Key Forest Activity Park.